Would you like to build a career with a company who stresses the importance of solid relationships and presents a challenging work load? NISC is ranked in ComputerWorld’s Best Places to Work survey for fifteen consecutive years and we are looking for qualified individuals to join our conversion programming team. Become part of a team that will help enhance your skills to quickly become a productive contributor by utilizing technologies such as Oracle, or other relational databases, SQL, ETL Tools, Unix, Microsoft Windows, and/or Progress.
?This position collaborates with other software and systems engineers and will gain the knowledge to effectively manage data conversion projects.
development of conversion programs
convert data into our IVUE Software
reconcile converted data
Learn about the commitment NISC makes to the implementation process here.
Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Important skills include the ability to embrace ever-changing technology and a fast paced environment, evaluate and prioritize customer requests, and exercise strong decision-making. Must possess excellent communication skills, display positive outlook, and adopt NISC Shared Values: Integrity, Relationships, Innovation, Teamwork, Empowerment, and Personal Development.
Experience in information systems or computer-related field.
Knowledge of procedural languages, XML and SQL.
Working knowledge in Linux and Microsoft Windows.
Familiarity with operational processes and technical needs of Customers.
Ability to analyze and resolve problems.
Strong problem solving skills.
Strong attention to quality processes and detailed work.
Commitment to NISC's Statement of Shared Values
Bachelor’s degree in information systems, computer science, computer engineering, mathematics, or a related field, or equivalent.
Minimum Physical Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Employees must be able to see, speak, and hear, to operate computer keyboards or office equipment, and are required to stand, walk, and sit.
Additional Salary Information: Depends on experience.
About National Information Solutions Cooperative
National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC) is an information technology company that develops and supports software and hardware solutions for our Member-Owners who are primarily utility cooperatives and telecommunications companies across the nation. NISC is an industry leader providing advanced, integrated IT solutions for consumer and subscriber billing, accounting, engineering & operations, as well as many other leading-edge IT solutions.
At NISC, our focus is service excellence and innovative information technology solutions that enable our Member-Owners to excel in customer service, maximize diversification opportunities, and compete effectively in the changing utility and telecommunications industries..
Today, more than 20 million consumers in all 50 states, American Samoa, Palau, and Canada receive utility or telecommunications services from companies utilizing our advanced information technology systems. As a cooperative, NISC is owned by the users of our systems, our Member-Owners, providing an unparalleled working relationship and inside understanding on industry operations, changes and requirements. Our full complement of software and hardware solutions are... highlighted by innovations such as:
Internet bill payment and presentation
Graphical and mobile mapping systems
Activity costing systems
Energy deregulated billing
Telecommunications switch provisioning and many others
NISC and its subsidiaries employ more than 1,200 individuals in four cities (Lake Saint Louis, Mo., Mandan, N.D., Shawano, Wis. and Cedar Rapids, Iowa). Our staff represents a blend of seasoned professionals with in-depth knowledge of the telecommunications, energy and other utility industries along with talented technical engineers skilled in the most effective software development and delivery techniques. We are dedicated to providing quality service to our Members/Customers through unlimited phone support, online user documentation and knowledge bases, hands-on learning opportunities and site visits.